Photograph - Adelaide Street, Brisbane

Production date
1930s
Country
Australia
State/Province
Queensland
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Description
Depicts the silhouettes of two men conversing in an alley and two men sitting together on the pathway on the extension of Adelaide Street to North Quay, Brisbane.
Classification
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places brisbane
History and use
This image captures the silhouettes of two men conversing in an alley at the site of the extension of Adelaide Street to North Quay in Brisbane. This extension occurred during the 1930s but this photograph was most likely taken in the late 1920s. This photograph demonstrates a period of rapid city expansion in Queensland’s history.

From the collection of early 20th Century freelance photographer, Mr Fred Port.
Registration number
H3136

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